The median salary for a dialysis technician is $37,649, as of 2015. The lowest-paid 10 percent of dialysis technicians make around $29,486 per year, while the highest-paid 10 percent make around $48,192. The average hourly wage is $10.98 to $18.62 per hour.
Most dialysis technicians also receive benefits, including employer-paid Social Security, 401(k) or other retirement plan contributions from the employer, disability insurance, health care, and paid time off. When adding these benefits to the median base salary of the dialysis technician, the total median compensation including benefits is $56,070 per year. The pay for technicians varies widely based on the employer and the technician’s experience and geographical location.